Martin Edwards


Non-Executive Director

Dr. Edwards has served as an Independent Non-Executive Director on our board of directors since April 2019. He has significant experience investing in and contributing to the development of biotech companies in both Europe and the US. Since 2003, Dr. Edwards has held various positions at Novo Holdings, a life sciences investor, and is currently part-time Senior Partner. Dr Edwards serves on the boards of several biotech companies. Earlier in his career, he was Corporate VP and Global Head of Drug Development for Novo Nordisk A/S, where he led all aspects of pre-clinical and clinical drug development. Dr. Edwards trained in physiology and medicine at the University of Manchester. He is a Member of the Royal College of Physicians, a Member with distinction of the Royal College of General Practitioners, a Fellow of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine and holds a MBA from the University of Warwick.

Martin Edwards

  • Board of Directors

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